Monthly Archives: July 2013

Assumed Respect…

My first global role was completely matrix leadership. On day one I didn’t have a single direct report. My first week I went to a team building event with my new peers. Somewhat intimidating. I didn’t really know many/any of … Continue reading

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Yearly Middle….

It’s my mid-year review next week. Wednesday to be precise. The good news is that by good fortune rather than design, I will be able to sit down with my boss in person. This is not essential for a quality … Continue reading

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Expecting Ethics…

Ours is a regulated industry. And rightly so. We are pivotal players in the development and advancement of new therapeutic agents. We should be regulated in each of the jurisdictions in which we operate. The good news then is that … Continue reading

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Works Experience…

My son is sixteen. At sixteen in the UK our children do significant exams – GCSEs. These exams dictate what subjects they can do for the last two years at school…and also have a big impact on their available choices … Continue reading

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